Honiton Hawks Under-10s make winning start to new season

PUBLISHED: 09:38 12 October 2018 | UPDATED: 09:38 12 October 2018

Honiton 2nds at home to Exeter Eng. Ref mhsp 41-16TI 9438. Picture: Terry Ife

Honiton 2nds at home to Exeter Eng. Ref mhsp 41-16TI 9438. Picture: Terry Ife

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Honiton Hawks Under-10s made the short trip to Sidmouth on Sunday morning for their first outing of the season after a month of training.

The Hawks boys have been working hard in training, adding three new elements to their game: rucking, mauling and a three-player scrum.

They went to Sidmouth with a squad of 11 players - Archie Trott, Arran Hansford, Byron Chalmers, Charlie Wheeler (making his debut), Harry Evans, Harry Haysom, Liam Webber, Logan Symons, Miles Salter, Taylor Prettejohn and Will Parris.

Unfortunately, an injury picked up in training has ruled Kyle Moore out for the whole of October.

As Sidmouth had a squad of 16, two 8-a-side games with rolling substitutions were played.

Both teams contributed to an entertaining morning of rugby. The Hawks won a close first game by five tries to four and followed this up with an easier 5-1 win over the other Sidmouth team.

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